put a swiftie over on

put a swiftie over on
Australian Slang
to fool, to mislead smb.

English dialects glossary. 2013.

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  • Put a swiftie over on — to fool, to mislead smb …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • swiftie — /ˈswɪfti / (say swiftee) Colloquial –noun 1. an unfair act; a deceitful practice. –phrase 2. pull (or put over) a swiftie, to hoodwink; practise deception. Also, swifty …   Australian-English dictionary

  • pull — /pʊl / (say pool) verb (t) 1. to draw or haul towards oneself or itself, in a particular direction, or into a particular position: to pull a sledge up a hill. 2. to draw or tug at with force: to pull a person s hair. 3. to draw, rend, or tear… …   Australian-English dictionary

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